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Sacred Heart High of Kingston benefits from golf tourney honoring 9/11 victim William Hunt

Larry Hunt (left), father of William C. Hunt, and Dan Hunt, brother, at last year's golf tournament benefiting William C. Hunt Scholarship and the Hunt Sports Leadership program. Bill Hunt died in NYC on 9/11

By Paul E. Kandarian Boston Globe REMEMBERING AN HONORABLE MAN: William C. Hunt was a people person, and as a bond broker for EuroBrokers in New York City often took clients to golf. He was articulate and well spoken, said his mother, Diane Hunt, of Kingston.Looks like the young man’s daughter, Emma, has inherited her […]

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Costco Vest Represents Patriotism and Community

Terry Truelove and Gerry Stewart show their vest, now showcased in Tribute, and tell the story of how this uniform vest became a connection to 9/11.

On Wednesday, March 7, the Tribute WTC Visitor Center held a dedication ceremony for a unique object. Terry Truelove and Gerry Stewart, two employees from the Costco store in Hazlet, NJ, preserved their community’s expressions of empathy and patriotism in the months after September 11, 2001. As a store greeter, Terry Truelove wore her vest […]

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N.J. to release 9/11 curriculum to help educators teach about terror

By Jeanette Rundquist The Star Ledger Mary Vazquez was teaching a lesson about communities at Millburn Middle School nearly 10 years ago when another teacher rushed into her classroom with a message to give if students asked: “Two planes went into the World Trade Center. You are safe.” When the 9/11 terror attacks occurred, schools […]

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